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Missouri Library Sued for Barring Wiccan Websites

Missouri Library Sued for Barring Wiccan Websites | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
By Gordon Flagg The American Civil Liberties Union has filed suit against the Salem (Mo.) Public Library for allegedly blocking websites related to the modern Pagan religion...
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Yesterday

Yesterday | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Sometimes you’ve got to sit on a day for a bit before you realize how interesting it was.
Yesterday was one of those days.
Ordinary.
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A Publisher’s Perspective on Ebooks

A Publisher’s Perspective on Ebooks | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
The digital revolution has transformed every aspect of the publishing business By Andrea Fleck-Nisbet It was a rainy afternoon just before Thanksgiving in 2007 when I stood on...
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Invest in libraries, not a longer school day - Baltimore Sun

Invest in libraries, not a longer school day - Baltimore Sun | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Invest in libraries, not a longer school dayBaltimore SunWe can get much bigger gains with a lot less work, with an approach that children will like a lot better than staying in school longer: Invest in libraries and librarians.
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Library's e-book popularity expands - Columbia Daily Tribune

Library's e-book popularity expands - Columbia Daily Tribune | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
HispanicBusiness.comLibrary's e-book popularity expandsColumbia Daily TribuneLiz Gilles, a Mexico High School science teacher, said she has looked at the library's offerings but has yet to check any out — she is still reading the titles she...
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School Librarian in Action: Libraries and Transliteracy | The Reading Librarian

School Librarian in Action: Libraries and Transliteracy | The Reading Librarian | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
A video on libraries and transliteracy.(School Librarian in Action: Libraries and Transliteracy | @scoopit http://t.co/eYLJPZiI...)...
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Take Action | I Love Libraries

Take Action | I Love Libraries | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
ALA wants you to contact Washington about the importance of including school libraries in the reauthorization of ESEA http://t.co/NggioXZr...
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Policy Priorities:Can Social Media and School Policies be "Friends"?

Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner.
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British Columbia Teacher-Librarians' Ning

British Columbia Teacher-Librarians' Ning | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
British Columbia Teacher-Librarians' Ning is a social network (BC teacher-librarians connect with your colleagues: http://t.co/LWMvkk5g #bctla #bctf #bcct #bced #bcamt #bcssta #bcpoli...)...
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Teacher librarians as ‘information dietitians’ | Teaching through Libraries

Teacher librarians as ‘information dietitians’ | Teaching through Libraries | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
This book is due for publication this month. The book blurb states: “Healthy information consumption habits are about more than productivity and efficiency. They’re about your personal health, and the health of society.
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Better budget news but still a struggle | EdNewsColorado

Better budget news but still a struggle | EdNewsColorado | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
See the list of possible cuts as prioritized by Jeffco's citizens budget group; Suggestions include cutting more than 400 teachers, librarians and counselors. And in direct fees for families, the costs of riding school buses and ...
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How Essential Are School Librarians? - Teaching Now - Education ...

How Essential Are School Librarians? - Teaching Now - Education ... | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Education Week Teacher's take on the latest news, ideas, and resources for teacher leaders. Coverage runs the gamut from the inspirational to the infuriating, from practical classroom tips to raging policy debates, and from.
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teachtalk: Teacher Librarian Links 01/05/2012

teachtalk: Teacher Librarian Links 01/05/2012 | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Message to New Teachers for a New Year: Patience, Persistence and Peace. 1 hour ago. The Unquiet Librarian · Post Semester 1: Media 21 Students Reflect on Digital Composition and Participatory Learning.
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Half Time Teacher Librarians: Break the LINK and Nothing Works — Support School Libraries

Half Time Teacher Librarians: Break the LINK and Nothing Works — Support School Libraries | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Instructional Leaders   As teacher librarian for Elk Creek Elementary School, I have been on the Elk Creek Elementary School’s leadership team for 9 years. I have been a member of district and school leadership teams for 19 years.
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Do school librarians have "enduring values?" - Home - Doug ...

Do school librarians have "enduring values?" - Home - Doug ... | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Note: I will be taking the next week to go on a "writing holiday" from my day job. I'll be using the time to work on a revision of my 1997 book The Indispensable Librarian. (Personally, I think it is still just fine, but others have ...
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Transparency is the new fierce

Transparency, as used in science, engineering, business, the humanities and in a social context more generally, implies openness, communication, and accountability.
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TL back in the library: Support School Libraries - Sign the Petition

TL back in the library: Support School Libraries - Sign the Petition | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
TL back in the library. A teacher librarian chronicles her adventures "graduating" to a high school library after a career in middle school libraries & a year in the middle school classroom. ...
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Hunger Games Week March19-23, 2012

Hunger Games Week March19-23, 2012 | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Our high school library is considering sponsoring a week's worth of activities centered around the Hunger Games series and upcoming movie release.    As of right now we are considering a T-shirt and movie poster raffle to raise money for our...
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Libraries and Transliteracy

For more information visit http://librarianbyday.net/transliteracy/ http://librariesandtransliteracy.wordpress.com/ (Check out this presentation : Libraries and Transliteracy http://t.co/o6lMc7KP...
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School library support team gets the chop - Hemel Gazette

School library support team gets the chop - Hemel Gazette | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Hemel GazetteSchool library support team gets the chopHemel GazetteCOUNTY Hall bosses have decided to axe a service that gives support to school libraries.
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Good Twitter practice for libraries « Tame The Web

Good Twitter practice for libraries « Tame The Web | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
To me, these simple DM's really warmed my heart and reinforced the idea that customer service is one of the most important things that we can focus on in libraries today. It also acts as a great way to open up the conversation ...
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White House Petition in Support of School Libraries « Y's Guide to ...

White House Petition in Support of School Libraries « Y's Guide to ... | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
White House Petition in Support of School Libraries. 01/6/2012 Leave a comment Go to comments. White House Petition in Support of School Libraries. go to http://wh.gov/Wgd and sign, now! ...
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School librarians trying to survive budget cuts - SignOnSanDiego.com

School librarians trying to survive budget cuts - SignOnSanDiego.com | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
School librarians trying to survive budget cutsSignOnSanDiego.comThere are now 895 certified school librarians, or teacher-librarians, throughout California. As one of them, Carr has a list of duties that keeps him more than busy.
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PodCast: David Weinberger on LibraryCloud and ShelfLife | Spark | 21st Century Information Fluency

PodCast: David Weinberger on LibraryCloud and ShelfLife | Spark | 21st Century Information Fluency | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
PodCast: Last week, Nora interviewed David Weinberger about libraries of the future. David is a writer, a senior researcher at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society, and he’s the co-director of The Harvard Library Innovation Lab.
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